The Quiz # The Social Media Effect

The quiz below is based on the reading passage The social media effect.

The table below has two columns, column A consisting of the words given in the passage and Column B has the meanings of the given words.

Your task is to match the words with the correct meaning.

 COLUMN A COLUMN B
 1.social media  (i)achieving or having achieved success
2. global-society (ii)used to refer to a society that is being built in modern times in which all the people of the world have a good deal in common with one another
3.relevant (iii)to increase in extent, size, volume, scope, etc
4. promoting (iv)distinguishing feature or quality
5. expanding (v)to mention or introduce (an idea, proposition, plan, etc.)
6. social network (vi)noting or pertaining to large social groups, or to their activities,customs, etc.
7. perception (vii)the act of producing or causing to exist; the act of creating;engendering
8. aspire (viii)websites and other online means of communication that are used by large groups of people to share information and to develop social and professional contacts
9. successful (ix)the point or place at which a person stands to view something
 10. prevalent  (x)to search or search for again
11. research (xi) to regard as resulting from specified cause; consider as caused by something indicated (usually followed by to)
12. suggests (xii) the act or faculty of perceiving, or apprehending by means of the senses or of the mind;cognition; understanding
13. attributes (xiii) the act of competing; rivalry for supremacy, a prize, etc
14. characteristics (xiv) a portrait
15. personality (xv) to help or encourage to exist or flourish
16. societal (xvi) widespread; of wide extent or occurrence; in general use or acceptance
17. standpoint (xvii)something accomplished, especially by superior ability, special effort,great courage, etc.; a great or heroic deed
18. competition (xviii)bearing upon or connected with the matter in hand
19. achievement (xix)a beginning or start
20. creation (xx)to long, aim, or seek ambitiously
21. portrayal (xxi)the visible aspect of one’s character as it impresses others
22. onset (xxii)a network of friends, colleagues, and other personal contacts

SAMPLE ANSWER

  1.  viii
  2. ii
  3. xviii
  4. xv
  5. iii
  6. xxii
  7. xii
  8. xx
  9. i
  10. xvi
  11. x
  12. v
  13. xi
  14. iv
  15. xxi
  16. vi
  17. ix
  18. xiii
  19. xvii
  20. vii
  21. xiv
  22. xix

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The Quiz # Decline Of Pollinators

The quiz given below is based on the reading passage Decline Of Pollinators.

The table below has two columns, column A and column B. Column A consist of the words given in the passage and column B has the meaning of the words.

Your task is to match the word with the correct meaning.

 COLUMN A COLUMN  B
 1.Pollinators  (i)poorly or improperly nourished
2.  Contribute (ii) the process by which organisms take in and utilize food material
3. Economic (iii)tame and kept as a pet or on a farm
4. Nutrition (iv) In epidemiology, a vector is any agent (person,animal, or microorganism
5. Reproduction (v) an insect that carries pollen from one flower to another
6. Malnourished (vi) convey pollen to or deposit pollen on a stigma, ovule, flower, or plant
7. Nutritional (vii) involving or pertaining to one’s personal resources of money
8. Deficiencies (viii) a person with whom one works in a profession or business
9. Animal vectors (ix) providing nutrition
10. Pollinated (x)the state of being reproduced
11. Domesticated (xi)to give to a common supply
12. Colleague (xii)the ​act of ​judging or ​deciding the ​amount, ​value, ​quality, or ​importance of something, or the ​judgment or ​decision that is made
13. Assess (xiii)the quality or condition of being deficient; incompleteness or inadequacy

ANSWER

  1. v
  2. xi
  3. vii
  4. ii
  5. x
  6. i
  7. ix
  8. xiii
  9. iv
  10. vi
  11. iii
  12. viii
  13. xii

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The Quiz # Pest And Pollinators

The quiz given below is based on the reading passage Pest And Pollinators.

The table below has two columns Column A consist of the words given in the passage, Column B has the meanings of the words given.

Your task is to match the word with the correct meaning.

 COLUMN A  COLUMN B
1. edible  (i)something that contaminates
2. biological (ii) a substance used or capable of being used as nutriment
3. contaminants (iii) fit to be eaten as food
4. contaminates (iv) an unavoidable danger or risk, even though often foreseeable
5. estimated (v) to make impure or unsuitable by contact or mixture with something unclean, bad, etc 
6. foodstuff (vi) of or relating to the products and operations of applied biology
7. hazards (vii) to form an approximate judgment or opinion regarding the worth, amount, size, weight,etc.,of; calculate approximately

ANSWER

  1. iii
  2. vi
  3. i
  4. v
  5. vii
  6. ii
  7. iv

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The Quiz # Origin Of Punctuation

The quiz given below is based on the reading passage Origin Of Punctuation.

The table given has two columns, Column A and Column B. Column A consist of words from the passage and column B has their respective meanings. Your task is to match the word with the correct meaning.

 COLUMN A  COLUMN B
1. intimately  (i)to lay stress upon
 2. librarian (ii)eminent above or before others
3. eloquent (iii)to supply with critical or explanatory notes
4. persuasive  (iv)the act or an instance of striking, as with the fist, a weapon, or hammer
5. mangle (v)associated in close personal relations
6. emphasize (vi)deeply engrossed or absorbed
7. bystander (vii)to place between
8. annotate (viii)a learned or erudite person, especially one who has profound knowledge of a particular subject
9. convinced (ix)having or exercising the power of fluent, forceful, and appropriate speech
10. preeminent (x)a person present but not involved; chance spectator; onlooker
11. abandoned (xi)the group of spectators at a public event
12. rapt (xii)a group or sect bound together by veneration of the same thing,person, ideal, etc
13. audiences (xiii)able, fitted, or intended to persuade
14. stroke (xiv)(a low, continuous sound, as of a brook, the wind, or trees, or of low,indistinct voices
 15. interposed  (xv)to spoil
16. cult  (xvi)forsaken or deserted
 17. scholars (xvii) a person in charge of a library, especially the chief administrative officer of a library
 18. murmuring  (xviii)to move by argument or evidence to belief, agreement, consent, or course of action

ANSWERS

  1. v
  2. xvii
  3. ix
  4. xiii
  5. xv
  6. i
  7. x
  8. iii
  9. xviii
  10. ii
  11. xvi
  12. vi
  13. xi
  14. iv
  15. vii
  16. xii
  17. viii
  18. xiv

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